# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Boulia (BQL)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Boulia (McArthur River Mine Airport – Boulia Airport) is 510 miles / 820 kilometers / 443 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 27 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Boulia (BQL) is 728 miles / 1172 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 54 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from McArthur River to Boulia.

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Boulia Airport (BQL).

## How far is Boulia from McArthur River?

There are several ways to calculate distances between McArthur River and Boulia. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 509.748 miles
• 820.361 kilometers
• 442.959 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 511.302 miles
• 822.862 kilometers
• 444.310 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## Airport information

A McArthur River Mine Airport
City: McArthur River
Country: Australia
IATA Code: MCV
ICAO Code: YMHU
Coordinates: 16°26′32″S, 136°5′2″E

B Boulia Airport
City: Boulia
Country: Australia
IATA Code: BQL
ICAO Code: YBOU
Coordinates: 22°54′47″S, 139°53′59″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between McArthur River and Boulia is 30 minutes. Boulia is 30 minutes ahead of McArthur River.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 100 kg (221 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Boulia (BQL).

Distance:
510
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
510

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